Lot 684: Rattle,Tlingit, Oystercatcher, Ketchikan
February 17, 2013
Sunrise, FL, USALive Auction
Rattle,Tlingit, Oystercatcher, Ketchikan
Age: 20th Century.
Description: This polychrome rattle is in the form of an oyster catcher. On its back are two figures and one has the others hair in its mouth. Towards the handle is a carved creature with a very long tongue. It was put together with a natural glue.
Size: 7"H x 15.5"W x 4"D
Condition: Very good. Shows some wear.
Meta: Rattler- oyster catcher- artifact- rattle- bird- monkey- Northwest Coast